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breached

Said of a building contract when one or more parties has failed to perform in accordance with the exact terms of the contract.
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In a letter sent to the Financial Services Committee today, NRF, NRFs National Council of Chain Restaurants and other trade associations representing convenience stores, restaurants, truck stops, gasoline stations, grocers, real estate agents, franchises, hotels and the travel industry said they support a uniform federal law governing what business must do when credit card or other data is breached, but said it should apply to all businesses that handle sensitive consumer data.
Financial services, government and entertainment were also industries that experienced a significant jump in the number of breached records, with entertainment breach incidents increasing 220 per cent in the first six months of 2017.
While the number of this type of data breach decreased by three per cent, it made up 54 per cent of all breached records, which is an increase of 336 per cent from the previous year.
Being breached is not a question of 'if' but 'when.
DOD officials also provided us with a list of programs that breached the cost growth thresholds since 1997, which we analyzed to remove duplicate entries.
In this case, however, the seller opportunistically breached his obligation to supply the raisins remaining on an old contract, apparently believing that he could cover from the new year's raisin crop, which would be cheaper, ld.
A study by the Ponemon Institute, a privacy management think tank, showed that data breaches now cost organizations an average $197 per breached customer record and an average $6.
It is obvious that the bulk of breached data was unprotected by either encryption or even passwords," the study states.
20, Heartland Payment Systems announced that hackers had breached its processing system, compromising the personal information of credit card holders around the country.
This data demonstrates that when the policy of mutual obligation is implemented, many social security recipients are breached unfairly.
Although the judge dismissed those charges for lack of evidence, the judge did rule that KPMG had breached its fiduciary responsibility to its client.
The case ultimately went up to the Court of Appeals, which agreed with the landlord that clearly Waldbaum breached its obligations under the lease by not maintaining the supermarket as a first class facility.